Table 1

Formulation of the animal diets used in this study

Ingredient(s)kcal g−1Energy (%)Ingredient(s)kcal g−1Energy (%)
CarbohydrateFlaked corn, ground corn, wheat middling, cane molasses, ground wheat1.60854Sucrose, dextrin, cellulose2.65669.2
ProteinDehulled soybean meal, fish meal, dried whey0.97232Casein, dl-methionine0.72819
LipidSoybean oil0.42314Corn oil0.4511.7
MicronutrientsBrewers dried yeast, dicalcium phosphate, calcium carbonate, iodized salt, choline chloride, kaolin, magnesium oxide, ferrous sulfate, vitamin E acetate, menadione sodium bisulfite, manganous oxide, zinc oxide, niacin, thiamine mononitrate, vitamin A acetate, vitamin D3, calcium pantothenate, pyridoxine hydrochloride, riboflavin, vitamin B12, calcium iodate, folic acid, biotin, cobalt carbonateAIN-76 mineral mix, AIN-76 vitamin mix, choline bitartrate
Total energy3.0031003.8499.9